Monthly Archives: June 2012

Veggies at Your Door

When Sherri Glaser saw an ad online a few months ago for Greenling, a home-delivery service specializing in local and organic food, she was...

Gallery

Watercolor doesn’t have to be limited to paintings, as the new exhibit at UNT on the Square cheekily entitled H2OHUE/UNT demonstrates. This show has...

Moonrise Kingdom: Sam ♥ Suzy

All of Wes Anderson’s movies are children’s movies. That’s what I realized while watching his Moonrise Kingdom, a spellbinding piece of work that opens...

Prometheus: “Get It Out of Me!”

To answer your first question about Ridley Scott’s Prometheus: Yes, it is a prequel to his 1979 sci-fi classic Alien. The director has hemmed...

Pacific Tang

In any category of ethnic food, places that hew to their original tradition are usually better bets than the Americanized versions of same. But...

Three Musketeers

For some reason, John D. Graham is never mentioned among the giants of the abstract expressionist movement. Born Ivan Gratianovich Dombrowsky in Kiev in...

Geography, Class

Painter Mark Smith, 60, came by his love of the natural world early. As a kid, he spent equal time in the countryside near...

Who’s An Armendariz? And What Bombshell?

Al Armendariz, this region's former administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, will speak at a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing this week in...

R.I.P., Kaneto Shindô

Sad but not unexpected news comes to us from Japan: Yesterday, filmmaker Kaneto Shindô passed away just a month after his 100th birthday. Contrary...

Romo Romo’d

  Talk about harsh. Yardbarker.com blogged a bite of Tony Romo's butt today, beginning with the headline "Tony Romo Spreads His Suck Across A Second Sport." This...